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Brandy Chambers Concedes Race To Incumbent Angie Chen Button For Texas House District 112Democratic challenger Brandy Chambers has conceded to Republican incumbent Angie Chen Button for Texas House District 112, which covers portions of Dallas County.
SMU Constitutional Law Professor Says Supreme Court Unlikely To Act In President Trump’s Election DisputesPresident Donald Trump and his campaign have filed election lawsuits in a number of states to challenge the results.
Democratic Congressmen Marc Veasey Reacts To Projected Biden WinDemocratic Congressmen Marc Veasey Of Fort Worth Reacts To Joe Biden Projected President-Elect.
Political Expert UNT Professor Kimi King Reacts To Projected Biden WinNorth Texas Political Expert, UNT Professor Kimi King, Reacts To Joe Biden Projected President-Elect.
Former Dallas Mayor Rawlings Reacts To Projected Biden WinFormer Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings Reacts To Joe Biden Projected President-Elect.
Hundreds Rally In North Texas In Support Of Trump, Election Legal BattleHundreds of North Texas Republicans came together Sunday for an “America Is Great" rally outside the Rockwall County Courthouse to show support for President Donald Trump.
North Texas Democrats, Republicans React To Joe Biden’s Projected Presidential WinDemocrats and Republicans from North Texas are reacting to the projections that former Vice President Joe Biden will become the next president.
Joe Biden, Kamala Harris Address Nation After Projected Election WinPresident-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris projected optimism and called for unity in dual speeches on Saturday night.
Kamala Harris To Become First Woman, Person Of Color To Be Elected Vice PresidentWith CBS News' projection that Joe Biden has been elected the 46th president of the United States, Kamala Harris has made history as the first woman and person of color to be elected vice president.
Joe Biden Projected To Be Elected As PresidentCBS News projects Joe Biden has secured enough electoral votes to become the 46th president of the United States, defeating President Donald Trump and capturing the White House.

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George W. Bush Among Former Presidents Who Say They Will Take COVID-19 Vaccine On CameraGeorge W. Bush has joined former Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton and agreed to take a coronavirus vaccine on camera to raise confidence in its safety.
Austin Mayor Steve Adler Issues Apology After Telling Residents To Stay Home To Stop COVID-19 Spread As He Left For Mexican VacationThe backlash continues after Austin Mayor Steve Adler hosted a wedding in early November, then hopped on a plane bound for Cabo San Lucas -- all this after warning Austinites about an impending COVID-19 surge and urging them to stay home.
Incoming Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan On Plane That Skidded Off Airport RunwayFrightening moments for the presumptive incoming Texas House speaker after a plane he was traveling on skidded off a runway while trying to land during a rainstorm.
Sen. Cruz Urges U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Emergency Appeal On Pennsylvania Election ChallengeSen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, publicly urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to hear the expedited appeal of a case challenging the election results in Pennsylvania.
Texas Rep. Kay Granger Among GOP Lawmakers Who Think Trump Should Stop Election Result ChallengesA Texas congresswoman is among a growing number of GOP lawmakers pushing back on President Donald Trump's attempts to overturn election results showing he lost the race.
Matthew McConaughey Quiets Talk Of Run For Texas Governor: "No Plans To Do That Right Now"From the big screen, to the college campus, and now the Governor's Mansion? It could be a transition that Texas actor Matthew McConaughey is willing to make.

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Trump orders most US troops to withdraw from SomaliaThe move continues a post-election push by Mr. Trump to shrink U.S. involvement in counterterrorism missions abroad.
Trump continues to push false election fraud claims despite legal defeatsPresident Trump focused Friday on more baseless claims of a rigged election, even as he continues to face legal defeats. Ben Tracy reports.
Bipartisan $908 billion stimulus plan gains momentum on Capitol HillCongress has been gridlocked over more coronavirus relief since May. But suddenly, leaders are talking and expressing new optimism they can cut a deal fast. Nancy Cordes has the latest.
3 former presidents say they'd take COVID-19 vaccine on camera"I may end up taking it on TV or having it filmed, just so that people know that I trust this science," Obama said.
Biden pushes Congress to provide relief for out-of-work AmericansWith nearly 11 million people unemployed and more than 400,000 COVID-19 deaths projected by the time he takes office, President-elect Joe Biden said Congress must provide relief for Americans set to lose federal aid in a matter of weeks. Ed O'Keefe reports.
Judge orders restoration of DACA, opens program to new applicantsOne million undocumented immigrant teens and young adults who qualify for DACA on paper could apply for the Obama-era protections from deportation following the court order.
House passes marijuana decriminalization billThe bill, which decriminalizes marijuana at the federal level, is unlikely to pass in the Republican-controlled Senate.
What another stimulus deal could mean for jobless benefitsTwo bills would offer markedly different levels of support for the 12 million jobless workers about to lose benefits.
Biden confident Congress will pass COVID relief billsBiden would not say whether or not he has spoken with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Dr. Anthony Fauci on "The Takeout" - 12/4/20Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, joins Major for a conversation about U.K.'s approval of COVID-19 vaccines, a vaccine distribution plan for the U.S. and the incoming Biden administration on this week's episode of "The Takeout with Major Garrett."